Liberia Signs MOU with Cote D’Ivoire to Promote Trade

The Government of Liberia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ivory Coast Government to help promote trade and economic cooperation between...

EPA, FDA Want to Harmonize Free Prior Informed Consent Processes

…Conduct training on guidelines for community consultation The Environmental Protection Agency of Liberia (EPA) in collaboration with the Forestry Development Agency (FDA) on Monday, November...

The Case For Private Sector Investment in and Drive of The...

By Wadei Powell Liberia has some of the most favorable climate and fertile soil for agriculture. Agriculture is currently the primary livelihood for more than...

Robust Management Scheme for Grebo/Krahn National Park Released

-- FDA, partners set IMET strategy in motion A robust management scheme that focuses on accelerating the protection and security of the Grebo/Krahn National...

EPA, CI Conduct Training in Gender Mainstreaming on Greenhouse Emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency of Liberia (EPA) in collaboration with Conservation International (CI) on Thursday, November 14, 2019, held a one-day Gender Awareness Training...

Amended Cocoa, Coffee Policy Targets Inclusiveness over Contention

- Policymaker calls for dialogue with actors in the sectors Despite previous proclamation from officials of the Liberia Agricultural Commodities Regulatory Authority (LACRA), which almost...

French Tuna Vessel Sinks Off Liberia’s Coast 

A French Tuna fishing vessel identified as “Avel Vor” has sunk in Liberia’s territorial water, the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has disclosed....

Solidaridad Trains 38 MOA Extension Officers on Best Practices (BMPs) in...

Solidaridad in Liberia has completed a three-day training workshop on the Best Management Practices (BMP) in oil-palm cultivation for extension officers of the Ministry...

WFP, Partners to Strengthen Food Security, Disaster Risk Reduction

The World Food Program (WFP), Government of Liberia (GoL) and partners recently conducted a two-day Integrated Context Analysis (ICA) technical and programmatic consultation seminar...

LACRA Boss Speaks of Cocoa Investment Opportunity

Says 300 smallholder farmers to receive inputs Dr. John S. Flomo, director-general of the Liberia Agriculture Commodity Regulatory Authority (LACRA), says several foreign investors have...

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 7, 2019, is Thanksgiving Day and is traditionally observed throughout the country as a national holiday, although the Government of Liberia has...

SRC Improves Staff’s Sanitary Condition

The Management of Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC) says it will endeavor to improve the sanitary condition of the various towns and villages located within...

Report: Climate Change Impacts Affect Health, Security

A report conducted on ‘Liberia Climate Vulnerability and Risk Assessment for the Coastal Zone’ has established that the impact of climate change strongly affect...

MoA Receives Modern Soil Testing Equipment

PRAXIS Africa has donated a modern soil testing equipment valued at over US$12,000 to authorities of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), a release has...

CSO Warns Pres. Weah Against ‘Direct Interference in Forest Matters’

The National NGO coalition of Liberia has, in very strong words, called on President George Weah to desist from playing direct role in community...

Sweden Announces Over US$7M for Land Sector

“Land remains crucial element in conflict, post-conflict context of Liberia,” says Ambassador Wetterqvist Ambassador of Sweden to Liberia, Ingrid Wetterqvist, says the land situation remains...

Addressing the Cash-flow Problem with Cash-crops

A newly launched local foundation is providing alternate crops to help sustain farmers until main cash-crops mature A local humanitarian-oriented foundation is assisting vulnerable cash-crops...

Protests ‘Hampering’ Investor Confidence in Liberia

-Acting NaFAA Boss  The Acting Director General of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority, Mr. Augustine Manoballah, has alarmed that the growth and development of...

Food Safety and Improved Trade Project Launched

The Government of Liberia (GoL) and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have launched a two-year project aimed at ensuring food safety...

‘Africa Cannot Continue To Do Business As Usual’

VP Taylor tells Russia-Africa Summit; Russia announces US$5 Billion investment package for Africa Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor was among 35 African Heads of States and...